Daily Archives: September 7, 2017
Union Minister for Minority Affairs, Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that tolerance is the culture and commitment of India and Indians and it is our Constitutional duty to protect and strengthen this culture, in Mumbai.
While inaugurating “New India- We Resolve to Make” exhibition cum cultural event at Bandra Railway Station, Mumbai, jointly organised… Read More
The government is working on ways to remove obstacles and promote startups in the country, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu has said.Addressing startups in a video message, he said that the “Power of the State” will push the startup ecosystem towards greater success.He said that the budding entrepreneurs play an important role … Read More
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that India will grant gratis visa to Myanmarese citizens wanting to visit the country.Modi made the announcement during his joint press statement with State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi after the two leaders held wide-ranging talks here.
“I am pleased to announce that we have decided to grant gratis (no-cost)… Read More
Shri Narasimhan Ravi presently a former Editor-in-Chief of The Hindu daily has been elected as Vice Chairman of Press Trust of India, the country s largest news agency.
Shri Ravi, an award-winning former journalist with an illustrious career in India and the United States, is a Director at Kasturi & Sons Ltd, which publishes The Hindu.Shri Ravi joined… Read More
Shri Viveck Goenka presently Chairman and Managing Director of the Express Group has been elected Chairman of Press Trust of India, the country s largest news agency.
Shri Goenka, 60, succeeds Riyad Mathew, who is Senior Assistant Editor and a member of the Manorama management.The election took place at a meeting of the Board of Directors following the … Read More
The country’s first full-time woman Defence Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman has said, her priority will be the preparedness of the Armed forces. Talking to reporters after taking charge of the Ministry today, Mrs Sitharaman said it is important that the armed forces receive all attention in terms of best equipment to discharge their duties.
She said,… Read More
During a recent visit to the Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad where a photo gallery vividly depicts the ideology and life style of Mahatma Gandhi, my thoughts went around to connect the Father of Nation with an independent and clean India. The Ashram serves as a source of inspiration for we, young Indians, from the life of a Mahatma who fought a non-violent … Read More
Seven coaches of the Jabalpur- bound Shaktikunj Express derailed today in Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh, a railway official said.”The accident occurred at around 6:25 AM and we have already cleared out the site,” Railway ministry spokesperson Anil Saxena said.
“All passengers were put on the remaining coaches and by 7:28 AM all… Read More
The Centre told Supreme Court that an expert committee has been constituted under the Chairmanship of former apex court judge Justice BN Srikrishna to identify key data protection issues in India and recommend methods to address them. The government told the apex court that after the committee’s report is submitted, there is a possibility that the … Read More
Dr. P. K. Mishra, Addl. Principal Secretary to the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, recently inaugurated the CGHS First Aid Post (FAP) at NBCC Service Centre GPRA Complex, New Moti Bagh, New Delhi. Shri C. K. Mishra, Secretary, Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India and Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, CMD, NBCC were among the dignitaries who also graced the occasion… Read More